Andre Daccache, Professor from the University of California, to speak at AG 4.0

By Maria Onofrio

Tue, 2 Oct 2018

London, October 2nd 2018 – Challenge Advisory has invited Andre Daccache – Assistant Professor, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of California to be a speaker at AG 4.0 in San Francisco from 14-15 November 2018.

Mr. Daccache will be speaking on the panel, ‘Precision Ag: Analysing Trends & Challenges’, where discussions will focus on how agtech is shaping the future of the agricultural industry. Also, the panellists will be analysing precision AG’s latest trends and will answer the question of how farmers can begin to better implement new technologies onto their farm.

Andre has more than 10 years of international research experience in agricultural water management and irrigation engineering. He has an MSc in land and water resources management from the International Agronomic Mediterranean Institute of Bari (IAMB) and a PhD in irrigation engineering from the politecnico di Bari (Italy). At Cranfield University (UK), he worked on numerous projects related to agricultural water management and climate change impact analysis.

Speaking of Agriculture 4.0, Mr. Daccache says “Agriculture 4.0 will provide the opportunity to learn about the future of agriculture and how technology is transforming our food production system. It is an exciting event where challenges and opportunities of modern farming will be discussed from different perspectives”

With the help of the Agricultural Supply Chain, Challenge Advisory have built strong insights into how digitalization can be integrated into US agriculture. The mission for our Agriculture 4.0 workshop is to help farmers better engage with the latest technology available in the market and present a wide range of solutions for the modern farmer.

To address these challenges, we have developed the AG 4.0 workshop, a programme designed around bringing key stakeholders from throughout US agriculture together to tackle the most pressing issues in relation to the stability of the market.

To find out how this will be achieved, and how you can be involved, follow the link below:
www.challenge.org/ag40

About the University of California

The University of California opened its doors in 1869 with just 10 faculty members and 38 students. Today, the UC system includes more than 238,000 students and more than 190,000 faculty and staff, with more than 1.7 million alumni living and working around the world.

For almost 150 years, UC has expanded the horizons of what we know about ourselves and our world. Their campuses are routinely ranked among the best in the world, but their reach extends beyond campus borders.

Their students, faculty, staff and alumni exchange ideas, make advancements and unlock the secrets and mysteries of the universe every day. They engage with their local governments, serve California
schools, protect the environment and push the boundaries of space.

About Challenge Advisory

Challenge Advisory LLP is a multi-sector strategy consultancy. We partner with disruptive and innovative organisations to provide revolutionary solutions to their most pressing challenges.

Media Contact:

Maria Onofrio
Project Director
Challenge Advisory
monofrio@challenge.org


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